St. Michael CYO Cross Country Team Gabriel Heule

The St. Michael CYO cross country team finished their season with a dominating showing at the Diocese Championship Oct. 18 at Crown Beach in Alameda. The team took three of the four division championships. For the grades 6-8 boys, St. Michael was led by Alek Schade (1st), who capped an undefeated season with the win. Adrian Gomez (4th), Holden Hoffman (8th), and Seth Warren (12th) also placed well for the team. Gabriel Heule (1st), Noah Lloyd (7th), and Dylan Walker (15th) scored for the grades 3-5 boys team, which also took top honors. Finally, the grades 6-8 girls teams won their event with Janna Barron (2nd), Evelyn Ruckmann-Barnes (3rd), Kerrigan Sauder (6th), and Mia Lnenicka (7th) scoring well for the team. The St. Michael CYO cross country team will return next fall, but many runners will compete on the track this spring. For more information on the cross country and track teams, see their website at